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Scottish baby box uptake drops slightly in third year of scheme

Scottish baby box uptake drops slightly in third year of scheme

More than 40,000 baby boxes were delivered to expectant parents this year, though the take-up rate dipped from 2019, according to government figures. Latest statistics show around 93 per cent of those eligible are taking up the opportunity to receive the box – down from 96 per cent last year. Overall numbers are also down from 2019 when 45,558 were given to expectant...

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Maree Todd Scottish